FAQs

How to search managed components ?
Metadata Search provides you with a solution. Click on 'Options..' and check the managed components which you want to search through and click o...
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019 at 6:26 PM
Are fields searched in Reports ?
As of now, search is made through Report Name only. The app doesn't search in Report Filters and Columns . 
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016 at 12:24 AM
Does data or search results leave my Salesforce org ?
Metadata Search is Salesforce AppExchange app (Security reviewed by Salesforce). Its a force.com native app, so all of your data never leaves Salesforce...
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019 at 6:28 PM
Which user permissions are needed in order to be able to use the Metadata Search?
You need to provide access to Metadata Search Visualforce Pages to desired Profiles, that's the only thing to be done from permission perspective to ...
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019 at 6:29 PM
How to use Quick Metadata Sidebar ?
Follow below steps to add Quick Metadata Search in Sidebar: Add Quick Metadata Sidebar component to home page layout.  In drop-down, select the compon...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:18 PM
How to email search results ?
Follow the below steps to email search results: Type the string which you want to search in the text box and hit search.  Once the search is completed,...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:19 PM
Why we use Metadata Search instead of Standard Search which is provided by Salesforce?
The Salesforce search feature is primarily meant to address the customer’s needs. The Salesforce search feature is currently limited to searching standard o...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:20 PM
Is this Metadata App supported for Process Builder?
Yes, It is supported.
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:20 PM
Why we use Query element for Body Elements?
This setting defines the no of body elements  (such as classes, pages, triggers, templates, etc.) in the search filter
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:20 PM
What is the Search Result Limit?
It defines a total no of search results to be displayed when searching a specific element.
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 7:25 PM